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A Sense of Wonder: The Life and Works of Rachel Carson

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Holiday Inn Solomons Conference Center and Marina

155 Holiday Drive

Solomons, MD 20688

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Chesapeake Biological Laboratory (CBL) is bringing to Solomons actress Kaiulani Lee (Law and Order, The Waltons, A Civil Action) and her one-woman play, A Sense of Wonder. The play is the story of Rachel Carson's love for the natural world and her fight to defend it. Carson was a marine biologist and author whose writings influenced public opinion and government relations regarding the environment.

Graduate students in research programs at CBL will benefit from the proceeds from this performance of A Sense of Wonder. CBL is a world leader in the science of fisheries, environmental chemistry and toxicology, ecosystem science and restoration ecology. Scientists at the Chesapeake Biological Laboratory (CBL) conduct research on the Chesapeake Bay and around the globe.

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The play is recommended for ages 13 and up.

Who was Rachel Carson?

Rachel Carson (May 27, 1907 – April 14, 1964) was an American marine biologist, author, and conservationist whose book Silent Spring and other writings are credited with advancing the global environmental movement. President Jimmy Carter posthumously awarded her the Presidential Medal of Freedom for her work and activism.

Who is Kaiulani Lee?

Lee wrote A Sense of Wonder after years of research and interviews with Carson's friends, colleagues and family. She began performing as Carson 24 years ago and has performed A Sense of Wonder all over the world. She has appeared in TV, films, on Broadway, and she is an Obie-award winner for performances Off-Broadway.

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